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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “inhospitable”

inhospitable

adjective (PERSON)
 
 
/ˌɪn.hɒsˈpɪt.ə.bl̩/ /ˌɪn.hɑːˈspɪt̬-/
not welcoming or generous to people who visit you
不好客的;不殷勤待客的
I'll have to cook them a meal or they'll think I'm inhospitable.
我要給他們做頓飯,否則他們會認為我不好客。
Not being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviour
(Definition of inhospitable adjective (PERSON) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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